Interviews/Podcasts



David Claerbout in conversation with Chantal Pattyn

Klara, 2021

Pursuing the Madness of the Image: A Conversation with David Claerbout, Ory Dessau

Metropolis M, Feature, September 23, 2021

Wildfire, David Claerbout in conversation with Nicky Aerts

Klara, 2021

Art Podcast with Rachel Hurst: David Claerbout / Olympia

Samstag Museum of Art, 2020

L’image, cette ennemie
Interview par Etienne Hatt





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Jürgen Kleindienst, 'Zurück in die Finsternis: David Claerbout über eine Zukunft ohne Licht', in: Leipziger Volkszeitung, January 18, 2019, ill.

Sophia Züricher, 'Geen fotograaf, filmmaker of digitaal schilder', in: Het Parool, Amsterdam November 24, 2018, ill.

Angelika Drnek, 'Unsere rasante Bildkultur macht Angst, sagt der bedeutende MedienkünstlerDavid Claerbout –und sucht nach einem neuen Verhältnis von Leben und Zeit', in: NZZ, Zürich, September 19, 2018, ill.

Ginevra Bria, 'David Claerbout. Moving images humanization', in: domusweb.it, published August 8, 2018

Jutta Berger, 'Videokünstler David Claerbout setzt auf „Dschungelbuch“-Figuren', in: Der Standard, July 17, 2018, ill.

David Claerbout, 'O Silencio Da Objetiva', in: ZUM Revista de Fotografia, Sao Paolo, no 14, 2018, pp. 142-151, ill.

Thijs Demeulemeester, 'Jungle Zoek', in: De Tijd Sabato, May 26, 2018, pp. 20-23, ill.

Johan-Frederik 'David Claerbout l’Image du temps', in: L’Echo, Brussels, May 26, 2018, p. 52, ill.

Jeanie Ambrosio, ‘A Monumental Young Elvis Made Digital. Guest post by Jeanie Ambrosio’, USFCAM Blog, posted September 26, 2017

Stefanie Manthey, 'David Claerbout –Real Time',in: Kunstbulletin, Zurich, October 2017, pp. 44-51, ill.

Adrian Dürrwang, 'Ein Projekt auf 1000 Jahre angelegt', in: ensuite Zeitschrift für Kultur & Kunst, Bern, September 2017, p. 64, ill.


'David Claerbout (review KINDL)', in: Wall Street International, April 30, 2017, ill.

Emily Steer, 'Appropriate Behaviour', in: Elephant Magazine, issue 30, Spring 2017, pp. 102-107, ill.

Christophe Verbiest,'Walt Disneys zoo van zombies', in: De Morgen Cultuur, February 1, 2017, p. 18, ill.

Mirthe Berentsen, ‘David Claerbout on his Time Based ‘Olympia’ Installation’, Sleek Magazine, 2016

Adela Yawitz, ‘A Computer-Generated Coliseum that Will Disintegrate for 1,000 Years’, Hyperallergic.com, December 8, 2016

Sebastian Frenzel, ‘Das 1000-jährige Video. David Claerbout in Berlin’ Monopol, September 11, 2016. 

Giuseppe Marasco, Giuseppe, 'Magical Surfaces: The Uncanny in Contemporary Photography, Parasol Unit –art review', in: Hackney Citizen, London, June 7, 2016, ill.


‘Il était une fois David Claerbout’, www.narthex.fr, published July 1, 2016

Paul Carey-Kent, 'Review: Magical Surfaces: The Uncanny in Contemporary Photography', in: Photomonitor, April 21, 2016, ill.

Ian Epstein, Ian, 'David Claerbout Stages a 1000-Year Battle between Architecture and Time, in: Artsy.net, March 23rd, 2016, ill.

Stefanie Hessler, 'David Claerbout. Marabouparken, Stockholm 9 October –14 February' (review), in: ArtReview, London, January/February 2016, p. 144, ill.

Aiden Dunne, “Each is never less than watchable”, in:  The Irish Times, 29 September 2015 www.billionjournal.com 

Katharina Holderegger Rossier, 'Genève: David Claerbout', in: Kunstbulletin, Zürich, September 2015, ill.

Elisabeth Chardon, 'Exposé à Genève, David Claerbout étire et mêle le temps des images', in: Le Temps, Geneva, June 11, 2015, ill.

Julie Dodon, 'Au temps pour moi, David Claerbout', in: magdimanche de la Montagne, April 19, 2015, ill.

Jean-Marc Colard, ‘La revanche des spectateurs’, in: Les inrockuptibles, February 16, 2015

Peter Geimer, 'Image and Art. Notes on a relationship', in: Texte zur Kunst, September 2014, 24 Jahrgang, Heft 95, pp. 124-139, ill.

Katinka Fischer, 'Unter der arrangierten Oberfläche', in: Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Frankfurt, no. 71, March 25, 2013, p. 36, ill.


Valérie Duponchelle, Valérie, 'La Biennale de Sydney, l’art des antipodes', in: Le Figaro, Paris, April 3, 2014


J.J. Charlesworth, David Claerbout: The Time That Remains. Parasol Unit, London, ArtReview, no 67, September 2012, p. 125


Andreas Spiegl,  'David Claerbout', in: Eikon, Vienna, no 78, 2012, pp. 12-17, ill.

Adrian Searle, Adrian, 'Adrian Searle encounters... a teacup falling 70 times in a 14-hour film', in: The Guardian online, May 2012

Almuth Spiegler, Almuth, 'Lichtspiele in der dunklen Secession', in: Die Presse, May 3, 2012

Eugenia Bell, ‘David Claerbout. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art’, in Frieze Magazine, September 28, 2011

Guy Duplat, 'David Claerbout nous offre le temps', in: La Libre Belgique, Brussels, February 17, 2011

Pierre Sterckx, 'David Claerbout: le temps qui ne s’écoule pas', in: Le soir, Bruxelles, March, 30, 2011, ill.

J.S. Marcus, 'Still Images Turn Into a Moving Experience', in: Wall Street Journal, March 11, 2011, ill.

Patricia Maloney, ‘Architecture of Narrative. David Claerbout. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art’, artpractical, 2011


Claude Lorent, 'Le temps de l’attente et du silence', in : La libre Belgique, Brussels, April 9 to 15, 2010, p. 4, ill.

Sophia Phoca, 'PhotoFilm: Stillness and Movement', in: Art Monthly, London, no. 336, May 2010, p. 39


Eva Scharrer, 'David Claerbout. Kunstmuseum St. Gallen (review)', in : Artforum, New York, November 2008, p. 368, ill.

Nuit Banai, 'David Claerbout (Boston MIT List Visual Arts Center)', in: Modern Painters, London, April 2008, ill.

Daniel Völke, ‘David Claerbout umtanzt in New York das Geheimnis des schönen Augenblicks', in: Monopol, Berlin, May 2008, p. 140, ill.

Barbara Basting, 'Von der Kunst, einen Glücksmoment festzuhalten', in: Tagesanzeiger, Zürich, June 9, 2008, ill.

Gerhard Mack, 'Das Glück der Täuschung', in: NZZ am Sonntag, Zürich, July 6, 2008, p. 58, ill.

Françoise Parfait, 'Pas si vite! Brefs souvenirs de durées vidéographique', in: L’art même, no. 29, 2007, ill.

Valérie Da Costa, 'David Claerbout, un temps pluriel', in: Artpress, Paris, August 2007, ill.

Van Bogaert, Pieter, 'Territories of Time', in: <H>ART, March 25, 2010, p. 27

Gérard Lefort, 'Claerbout projections privées', in: Libérations, Paris, October 9, 2007

Ossian Ward,'David Claerbout's violent assault on the eyes', in: The Art Newspaper. Art Basel Daily Edition, June 13, 2006, p. 8, ill.

Robert Reed, 'David Claerbout captures time on tape', in: The Daily Yomiuri, Tokyo, November 25, 2006, p. 20, ill.

T.J. Demos (ed.), 'Vitamin Ph: New Perspectives in Photography', London: Phaidon Press, 2006, pp. 54-55, ill.


Cathryn Drake, 'David Claerbout', in : Artforum, New York, May, 2005, p. 259, ill.

Yoan Van Parys, 'Might It Just Be That Time Passes? David Claerbout', in: Camera Austria, no. 91, 2005, p. 91, ill.

Valérie Lamontagne, 'David Claerbout: le spectre du temps', in: Ciel Variable, Montréal, no. 67, 2005, pp. 24-27, ill.

David Green, 'Profile: David Claerbout', in Contemporary Magazine, London, no. 71, 2005

Ralf Christofori, 'David Claerbout',in: Frieze, London, Vol. 90, April 2005, pp. 117-119, ill.

Thomas Wulffen, 'David Claerbout', in: Kunstforum, Ruppichteroth, Vol. 175, April-May 2005, pp. 265-266, ill.

Janet Koplos, 'David Claerbout at the Museum Boijmans', in: Art in America, New York, February 2004

Douglas Heingartner, 'David Claerbout', in: Flash Art, Milan, 2004

Martin Zeyn, 'Digitales Daumenkino', in: Frankfurter Rundschau, Frankfurt, December 21, 2004, ill.


Niklas Maak, 'Vor Sonnenaufgang', in: Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Frankfurt, September 11, 2004, p. 35, ill.

Martin Engler, 'Im Schatten der Bilder', in: Kunstbulletin, Zurich, no. 3, March 2003, pp. 32-37, ill.

Paul Amitai, 'David Claerbout', in: New Art Examiner, Chicago, vol. 29, no. 5, May-June 2002, ill.











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